Volume - math word problems - page 5

  1. Two balls
    balls-inside-cylinder Two balls, one 8cm in radius and the other 6cm in radius, are placed in a cylindrical plastic container 10cm in radius. Find the volume of water necessary to cover them.
  2. Hollow sphere
    sphere_2 Steel hollow sphere floats on the water plunged into half its volume. Determine the outer radius of the sphere and wall thickness, if you know that the weight of the sphere is 0.5 kg and density of steel is 7850 kg/m3
  3. Milk package
    madeta Milk is sold in a box with dimensions of 9.5 cm; 16.5 cm and 6.5 cm. Determine the maximum amount of milk that can fit into a box. Coating thickness is negligible.
  4. Block
    brick_lego Calculate the volume of a cuboid ABCDEFGH if |AB| = 16 cm, |BC| = 19 cm and the angle ∠CDG = 36.9°
  5. Spherical segment
    circular_segment_1 Spherical segment with height h=6 has a volume V=134. Calculate the radius of the sphere of which is cut this segment.
  6. Fuel consumption
    1car Citroen car has an average gasoline consumption of 5.3 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 68 liters?
  7. Leveling
    quattro Calculate how many 25 kg bags of leveling concrete must be purchased if we leveling room 15 m2 to the "height" 6 mm if consumtion is 1.5 kg per square meter and millimeter thickness.
  8. Mouse Hryzka
    myska_hryzka Mouse Hryzka found 27 identical cubes of cheese. She first put in a large cube out of them and then waited for a while before the cheese cubes stuck together. Then from every wall of the big cube she will eats the middle cube. Then she also eats the cube
  9. Hexagonal prism
    hexa_prism The base of the prism is a regular hexagon consisting of six triangles with side a = 12 cm and height va = 10.4 cm. The prism height is 5 cm. Calculate the volume and surface of the prism!
  10. Cube
    cube2 The sum of lengths of cube edges is 57 cm. What is its surface and volume?
  11. Mystery of stereometrie
    Tetrahedron Two regular tetrahedrons have surfaces 88 cm2 and 198 cm2. In what ratio is their volumes? Write as a fraction and as a decimal rounded to 4 decimal places.
  12. Pumps
    water_pump Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
  13. Pit
    truncated_pyramid Pit has shape of a truncated pyramid with rectangular bases and is 0.8 m deep. The length and width of the pit is the top 3 × 1.5 m bottom 1 m × 0.5 m. To paint one square meter of pit we use 0.6 l of green colour. How many liters of paint is needed when w
  14. Cuboid
    kvadr Find the cuboid that has the same surface area as the volume.
  15. Lid
    drywell What is the weight of concrete cover (lid) to round shape well with a diameter 1.8 m, if the thickness of the cover is 11 cm? 1 m3 of concrete weighs 2190 kg.
  16. Fertilizer
    okurky Mr. Gherkin use for fertilization 8% solution of fertilizer. 4 liters of it still left. How much water must be added to the solution to make only 4% solution?
  17. Water tank
    akvarium_1 Water tank shape cuboid has a width of 3.1 m and length twice larger. How high will reach water if water flow into 13 liters of water per second during 16 minutes?
  18. Triangular prism
    hranol_3bokovy Calculate the surface area and volume of a triangular prism, base right triangle if a = 3 cm, b = 4 cm, c = 5 cm and height of prism h=12 cm.
  19. Workers
    jumps Workers digging a jump pit in the school yard. Pit has a cuboid shape with a length 12 m, a width 20 dm and depth 36 cm. They excavate 0.4 cubic meters of soil an hour. How much time (hours and minutes) is need to the excavate this pit?
  20. Weight of air
    weighting What is the weight of air in the living room measuring width 5 m length 2 m and height 2.8 m? Air density is ρ = 1.2 kg/m3.

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